29 Jun Specific to the topic of tolerance, perhaps you’ve noticed that the Christian community is divided from modern culture in these five ways. BY JOSH MCDOWELL AND BOB HOSTETLER. My son was a high school senior when I asked, “Son, in twelve years of school, were you ever taught any. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data. McDowell, Josh. The new tolerance: how a cultural movement threatens to destroy you, your faith, and.

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Lists with This Book. The privatization of convictions.

To some extent this has always been true; the slang and speech of youth have baffled generation after generation of parents.

It may be difficult to speak the truth in today’s climate, but Jesus said, “the truth will set you free” John 8: The agenda of the new tolerance is not to privatize all faiths-only those that proclaim a belief in absolute truth-primarily Christianity and Orthodox Judaism.

Toleranfe newtolerance means to consider every individual’s beliefs, values, lifestyle, and truth claims as equally valid.

The highest virtue in our society is tolerance-forget all else. Amanda rated it it was amazing Jul 25, Anxious For Nothing Max Lucado.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. He uses several stories to demonstrate his point, which I thought was very effective. Martin Luther King Jr. Pg “Readiness to respect other people’s ideas as if they were your own” R.

McDowell looks at what has happened in years past, what is happening now and what every American can do to stop it. For example, I am an intolerant hate-munger if I don’t “accept” gays.

According to McDowell, it is because of the new definition of tolerance. Or wait til later for a full review “False assumption of new tolerance: How cultural movement threatens to destroy you, your faith and your children by Josh McDowell and Bob Hostetler. The odds may seem stacked against us, but we must do what God calls us to do.


Pg “Readiness to respect other people Just started reading this book. Keep Your Love on Danny Silk.

The new tolerance : how a cultural movement threatens to destroy you, your faith, and your children

Our children today face a culture that commands us to be silent about our Christian convictions silence, which will increasingly force a choice between obeying mcddowell and obeying God Acts 5: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

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Anyone who violates these orders, no kidding, is going to wish that he or she had died mcdodell a child when this court gets through joxh it. That Hideous Strength Lewis. Tolerance says, “You must approve of what I do. We must recover–without embarrassment or apology–the basic belief in truth that characterized Jesus Christ’s message and ministry. And if and when you don’t you are considered insensitive intolerant and bigoted”. And they will not stop until they have destroyed or assimilated all their enemies.

This new tolerance has ramifications for our Christian witness on various social issues confronting us today.

Book Report – The New Tolerance by Josh McDowell and Bob Hostetler | The Character Journal

These jodh issues surrounding separation of church and state, life and death abortion, euthanasia, etc. The new tolerance goes beyond respecting a person’s rights; it demands praise and endorsement of that person’s beliefs, values, and lifestyle. We can notify you when this item is back in stock.

The thing I liked about this book was that it didn’t just present the problem, it talked about a solution to dealing with the problem. Oct 18, Caleb Kneip rated it liked it Shelves: God’s love promotes healing and health of the mind, body and spirit.


I believe the dreadful potential of the “new tolerance”–the repression of public discourse, the privatization of convictions, and the new wave of religious persecution–can be averted, but only if we train our children to exercise truth, justice, and love in their homes, schools, churches, and communities. The Naked Soul Tim Gardner. Now my attacker invariably says, “How dare you say that?

The post-modern definition of “tolerance” is explained and the neq tell how Christians can engage and show love to those we meet. We must train our children to practice aggressive love. Nov 13, Shannon rated it liked it Recommends it for: My Grandma lent me this one and has it all marked up with happy and frowny faces. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.

The New Tolerance: How a Cultural Movement Threatens to Destroy You, Your Faith and Your Children

Father’s Love Letter Barry Adams. Two Mcdoweell of Bread Ingrid Coles. We must train our children to promote justice. Dec 08, M. Refresh and try again.

New Dangers I believe that fundamental change in meaning–and thinking–represents one of the greatest shifts in history–and we dare not miss it.